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Interactive Lunch Meeting 26 September 2018

On Wednesday 26 September Russell Advocaten will organize an interactive lunch meeting featuring two workshops.   1. “Living and working in Europe” During this workshop, the main topics to be …

Embassy Newsletter July 2018

In this newsletter we will discuss the following current topics of Dutch law: Leasing housing accommodation for Embassy personnel Commercial contracts Statutory holiday entitlements Read the newsletter Jan Dop, Head …

Seminar 16 April 2018

On Monday 16 April 2018 Russell Advocaten will organize a seminar where we will discuss the new European privacy rules that will take effect in the Netherlands, the General Data …

Embassy Newsletter April 2018

In this newsletter we will discuss the following current topics of Dutch law: Privacy issues (GDPR) Pension clauses in employment contracts Notification of termination of employment contract Read the newsletter …

How to act in case of an ill employee?

In the Summer / Fall 2017 issue of Diplomat Magazine an article by Jan Dop, LL.M., employment law specialist and Head of Embassy Desk at Russell Advocaten, has been published. …

Why choose Russell Advocaten?

Russell Advocaten is a corporate full-service law firm in the Netherlands that is well-established within the diplomatic world. The specialized lawyers of the Embassy Desk at Russell Advocaten have been providing Embassies, Consulates, diplomats, expats and companies from around the world with assistance, legal advice and litigation services for decades. As a consequence, our law firm is familiar with the specific legal needs of Embassies, including: diplomatic immunity, buying and selling Embassy buildings and residences, compliance with Dutch employment law and dispute resolution. Do you know what to do if local staff is sick? Are you familiar with the rules and regulations for buying, selling or leasing premises and housing in the Netherlands?